Resize Photos for Your Website

Have you received a photo from your colleague, photographer or customer that you would like to post online? Then see how many pixels that photo has and how much space that photo gets on your site. Photos are quickly a few MBs. Those photos are therefore not immediately suitable to place on your site. Photos of a few MBs are way too large, both in pixel size and weight. So make sure you resize those photos to the size that the photo will get on your website. Do you already know the width of the photos on your website? Then you can also ask for the  Palau B2B List photos exactly in that pixel format. It is not too difficult for a photographer to provide several versions of the same photos. That way, photos are the perfect pixel size and generated from the source file. If you have not received a photo from a photographer, you can resize the photos yourself in Photoshop. Don’t have Photoshop? Then you can also use online tools such as pixlr. 

Weight of a photo in KBs

A photo on a site should never be larger than 500 kB. But Palau B2B List  the vast majority of photos on websites will be between 20 and 200 kB. Header photos with a width of 1920 pixels can be between 150 and 400 kB of excellent quality. Provided the original photo was taken in RAW and the photo was not saved too often as JPG.

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It is a misconception that the number of kBs or mBs of  Palau B2B List a photo says a lot about the quality of a photo. That depends on the source file and the method of saving. What is in the photo also influences the number of kB’s. For example, a lawn takes up a lot of space to properly save as JPG. A solid surface (for example a white wall or blue sky) as a JPG takes considerably less storage space.

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